CAN DO IT!
Monday, 28.11. until Friday, 09.12.2011
Various locations on the road from Soweto to Durban, at public spaces in Durban and at artSPACE Durban in 9 December at 7pm
CAN DO IT! is a project initiated by dancers and choreographers Thabiso Heccius Pule, Thami Hector Manekehla and Sifiso Seleme, all hailing from Soweto Meadowlands. Its aim is to create awareness on climate change by spreading a positive artistic message through dance performances, documentations and installations in various road shows from Johannesburg to Durban and in Durban itself, culminating in an evening dance performance of CAN DO IT! during COP17.
From Monday, 28.11. to Friday, 2.12., the CAN DO IT! Team will travel from Johannesburg to Durban with stops in Alberton, Vooslorus, Balfour, Standerton, Volksrust, Charlestown, Newcastle and Dundee. During these stops the artists will do awareness improvisation performances as well as public video interviews regarding climate change and global warming in different public places, such as petrol-, bus- and taxi-stations.
In Durban, they will perform CAN DO IT! from Sunday, 04.12.2011 until Wednesday, 07.12.2011 in various public places.
The project will finish with an evening performance on Friday, 09.12.2011 at 19H00 at artSPACE Durban, gallery space 2nd floor, 3 Millar Road (off Umgeni Road). All perfomances are free of charge.